BS in Fashion Merchandising – Fashion Writing Pursue Your Passion


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100% online,* 8-week courses

Transfer in up to 75% of the degree total

The fashion industry moves fast, changing trends quickly as new ideas enter the scene. Fashion fans and businesses need help keeping track of the latest products and new lines. Liberty University’s 100% online Bachelor of Science (BS) in Fashion Merchandising – Fashion Writing can help you gain the background, skills, and business knowledge you need to report on the fashion industry and bring your ideas to the fans.

With a fashion writing degree in fashion merchandising, you can connect with audiences through fashion blogs, articles, and social media. You can critique new trends and report on the biggest stories of the season, all while developing your own designs and business. With the skills you learn in this degree, you can build your platform through a blog and social media presence. You can use your expertise as a fashion critic to work as a merchandiser or manager in high fashion stores and boutiques. Or you could even write for some of the most prominent magazines and sites in the industry.

The fashion industry needs people like you who are excited and passionate about the field. With hands-on experience in your entrepreneurial internship, you can apply what you learn to the real world of fashion journalism. Our degree in fashion merchandising can help you obtain all the skills you need to be a successful fashion professional.

*Some exclusions apply. Please refer to our exclusions page for more information.

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What Sets Us Apart?

  • Private Nonprofit University
  • 600+ Online Degrees
  • No Standardized Testing for Admission
  • Transfer in up to 75% of an Undergrad Degree
  • Transfer in up to 50% of a Grad/Doctoral Degree

When you choose to earn your degree from Liberty University, you’ll be studying with confidence. You’ll know that you’re getting real-life experience, courses that meet accreditation requirements, and professional faculty members who partner with you for success. With the fashion writing, business, and marketing skills you’ll learn in this degree, you can do more than just design fashion products – you can help fashion fans and industry professionals understand the latest happenings.

Our professors are professionals in the fashion field with years of experience and degrees in related areas. They’re excited about the opportunity to mentor, guide, and teach you throughout your academic journey.

Plus, with our flexible online format, you can earn your degree without having to come to a physical campus. But studying online doesn’t mean losing in-person training. In this degree, you’ll complete an internship in your area that will give you the real-world experience you need to be career-ready upon graduation so you can enter your profession confidently.

Liberty’s bachelor’s degree in fashion merchandising – fashion writing provides the training you need to help you succeed in a career as a fashion journalist and business professional. You will take foundational courses essential to understanding the basics of fashion and the business and management side of the industry.

Building on this fashion business foundation, you will also study journalism and social media so that you can use your knowledge to communicate effectively. With a specialized study in fashion history and fashion writing, you can learn how to be a digital entrepreneur in the fashion industry.

With the required internship and capstone at the end of the program, you will have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience and demonstrate your expertise. These courses will help establish you as an expert and give you the background you need to break into the fashion writing industry.

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Your success is our success, which is why we are committed to providing quality academics at an affordable tuition rate. While other colleges are increasing their tuition, we have frozen tuition rates for the majority of our undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs for the past 9 years – and counting.

To continue our mission of providing affordable education, electronic textbooks are provided for all undergraduate courses at no cost to you. As a full-time student, this could save you an estimated $800-2,000 per year on textbooks!

Undergraduate Full Time $390/Credit
Undergraduate Part Time $455/Credit
Military Undergraduate $250/Credit

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Who May Qualify?

  • Active Duty
  • Reserve/National Guard
  • Veterans/Retirees
  • Spouses of Service Members and Veterans/Retirees
  • Current Department of Defense Employees

Available Benefits:

  • Tuition discounts – $250 per credit hour for undergraduate courses
  • Additional discount for veterans who service in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $565 per course)*
  • 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times (may exclude certain courses such as practicums, internships, or field experiences)
  • Potential college credit for military training

*Not applicable to certificates.